Gombroon ware

noun

Gom·​broon ware
variants or less commonly Gombrun ware
(ˈ)gäm¦brün
plural -s
1
: a medieval Persian porcellaneous ware with pierced decoration filled by flowing glaze
2
archaic : lowestoft ware

Word History

Etymology

from Gombroon (Bandar Abbas), Iran

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“Gombroon ware.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gombroon%20ware. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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